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Title
North East Pylon Pressure Campaign Ltd vs. Ministry for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources
Party
Ireland
Date of text
March 15, 2018
Data source
InforMEA
Court name
European Court of Justice
Seat of court
Luxembourg
Justice(s)
Silva de Lapuerta, R.; Fernlund, C. G.; Fernlund, Bonichot J.‑C.; Arabadjiev, A.; Regan, E.
Reference number
C-470/16
Abstract

A case in context of environmental impact assessment for specific projects and the right of the members of the concerned public to an assessment procedure, hightlights that those judicial proceedings should not be too expensive. It explains decisions, acts or omissions to which the provisions of the Public Participation Directive apply. In addition applicability of Aarhus Convention is examined.